Director Pandi Arunachalam's efforts to lay focus on the couple has backfired as he his depiction of the ghost around which the film revolves looks quite nothing like a supernatural entity. A ghost needs to incite fear within us, but it is only the opposite result.
Directors Pushkar and Gayathri have directed 'Vikram Vedha' and have crafted a plot that centers around the police hunting down gangsters in and across Chennai and they have given us one of the best films of this year.
Hiphop Tamizha Adhi shows no signs of being an inexperienced director and has shot to the top right in his directorial debut. His screenplay is also on point as he has understood the pulse of the youth very well.
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Director Benny Thomas needs to be complimented on his attempt to make a story that is different from the crop that is coming out these days.
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Odam Ilavarasu's racy screenplay along with a tight runtime ensures the film shot exceptionally well is a fun watch. Although the first half progresses in a gradual manner, the pace picks up in the second half and it is a laugh riot from that point.
First up, director S. Ashok Amritaraj needs to be complimented for his attempt to tell a story primarily centered around the relationship between a father and a son. He has thrown light on how a youngster from a middle-class background goes through hardships he encounters in his daily life.
After making a commendable debut with 'Saatai', filmmaker Anbazhagan has this time attempted to tell the story of how a youth in need of money goes to lengths to attain it with a romantic touch.
Director Feroz has made a film based on a script that has never before been introduced to Tamil audiences and has hit the jackpot right in his debut. He has understood the pulse of the youth and has shot the film in an appealing manner.
The film's director G. A. Somasundara has predominantly shot only romantic scenes in the film and in the end this only has turned backfired for him as he has let go his hold in the screenplay completely.
It can be said that Mom has been made keeping in mind the Nirbhaya incident in Delhi that rocked the entire nation few years back. Director Ravi Udyawar has attempted to depict a trauma families go through when such a cruel act is committed against one in their family.
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Director Suresh Kumar has attempted to make a film that is filled with comedy as well family sentiment. He has made a film that can be watched and enjoyed with the family.
Director Inbasekhar has made a jolly entertainer and has struck half of the success with the film's casting alone.
Director Natty Kumar has attempted to make a film that focuses on the sharp intellect of the youths and how sometimes their intellect fails them when they are emotional.
There is a general impression about being a good person and being a bad person. It eventually comes to how that person reacts under a specific situation. Director Prashanth G Sekar needs to be complimented for attempting to tackle such a subject with this film.
Gautham Karthik's recent films have been quite different and his role in this film is also one such.
The film's hero Ravi Rahul is also the director of Salaam and has attempted to make a film relevant to our times.
Director Vijay has been making different films throughout his career and 'Vanamagan' too is a different story.
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Director Adhik Ravichandran has understood the pulse of Simbu fans and has delivered what they would like to watch for the most part.
Director Amudhavanan has attempted to make a thriller film with a social message in the crux of it. Although the film starts off rather slow in the first half, the scenes in the city backdrop make it pick up pace gradually.
Director Vicky Anand needs to be complimented for his efforts to make an offbeat thriller film.
Director Balamurugan has made a film in the backdrop of a village and has attempted to tell a story with love, sentiment, action and comedy.